Organisers delighted with support for charity shop

A LOCAL charity has raised more than £700 in the first three days’ trading at its Pretty and Pre-loved shop in Byfleet Village Hall. The Byfleet-based Matthew Hackney Foundation, which provides counselling... Read more »

Fearless campaign stresses speaking up about crime

YOUNG people in Woking have been hearing about the danger of drugs and carrying weapons as part of a countywide awareness campaign. – the youth service of independent charity Crimestoppers –... Read more »

Golf club tees up charity funds

GOLFERS observing coronavirus rules teed off in glorious late summer sunshine to raise thousands of pounds for a charity that supports disadvantaged young people and adults. A total of 160 players in... Read more »

Woking company provides training to help young people find work

A FAMILY company, based in Woking, is providing health and safety and management training to help youngsters find work in the construction industry. The Training and Consulting Services Company (TCSco) is run... Read more »

Dancers wow Rhoda McGaw audience

DANCE Woking’s Boys’ Platform took place last Thursday at the Rhoda McGaw Theatre. The contemporary-led event, on 12 March, celebrated male dancers and choreographers with a focus on sustainability and the environment.... Read more »

Woking Music Festival concludes with Young Musician of the Year

THE Woking Music Festival season came to a resounding conclusion last Saturday with performances by seven outstanding musicians competing for the Young Musician of the Year Award at Christ Church in the... Read more »

Woking Young Musician of the Year

AFTER making their mark at the Woking Music Festival, a selection of the most talented young musicians between the ages of 14 and 20 are due to compete for the Woking Young... Read more »

Woking Scouts in intrepid Dark Peak challenge

ABOVE ground, under ground or through water was the challenge for 37 Explorer Scouts from Woking and their leaders during the half-term holiday. The Scouts, aged 14 to 18, traveled up to... Read more »

Mayor of Woking visits Hopes and Dreams Garden

THE Mayor of Woking, Cllr Beryl Hunwicks, declared the Eikon Hopes and Dreams Garden at Fullbrook School “most inspiring” on a recent visit. Eikon, an award-winning charity, works with pupils who need... Read more »

Woking Air Cadets to hold open evenings after grand summer of events

IT’S been a busy and successful summer for Woking Air Cadets, who are holding open evenings next week. Members of 1349 (Woking) Squadron have flown in Chinooks and gliders, practised target shooting... Read more »